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The first time Lynn Ripley reached down and coaxed a piece of broken pottery from the dirt at her newly purchased York River farm, she just trying to tidy up the grounds. But as the years passed, the Gloucester woman turned up so many arrowheads...
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McClatchy Foreign StaffKABUL, Afghanistan The giant copper mine that the Afghan government has made the centerpiece of its plans for building an economy nearly from scratch is at least five years behind schedule, and the state-owned Chinese company that won the bidding has...
Channel 2 NewsOne of three finalists for a job as curator at the University of Alaska Museum of the North is scheduled to speak at a public seminar this week. University of Alaska Fairbanks officials say Josh Reuther will speak about the archaeology of the...
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Moscow-Pullman Daily NewsUniversity of Idaho students and faculty, along with community members, learned about and celebrated local history at the UI Alfred W. Bowers Laboratory of Anthropology annual open house Saturday. More than 20 people attended the event, which included a...
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The Philadelphia InquirerIt's not that the old Mother Bethel Church burial ground has been lost, exactly. How does one lose a place for the dead? James Champion, an original church trustee, dead of tuberculosis, was buried there in 1813. Stephen Laws, another founder, succumbed...
The Evening Sun, Hanover, Pa.Poking around at a small hole in the ground with a dirt-stained finger, Steve Warfel began his hunt. With a small shovel he scraped up the earth and stared at the soil, looking for something special. He just wasn't sure exactly what yet. It could be...
HAMPTON — The derelict buildings, playing children and crime associated with the property's seedy visitors are long gone from the former Harbor Square site downtown. But as the city plans to redevelop the 17.7-acre tract — and contractors...
Treasure hunters have long pilfered arrowheads, pottery and other archaeological artifacts on state lands, risking jail time if caught. But a loophole in state law meant that looters didn't face consequences for their thievery on Lake County Water...
When hundreds of federal agents raided four Southern California museums early one January morning in 2008, it set the art world ablaze, suggesting that even amid an international looting scandal, museums had continued to do business with the black...
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Daily Gazette, Sterling, Ill.An archaeology field school and archaeological dig will take place this summer at Campbell Center for Historic Preservation Studies, 203 E. Seminary St. Course choices are Archaeology and Historic Preservation from June 10-12, Archaeological Site...
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The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif.ARCHAEOLOGISTS HAVE been huddled along Highway 101 north of Novato for the past month sifting the dirt for clues about how humans survived hundreds of years ago. Arrowheads, parts of grinding bowls, stone tools and shells are some of what was...
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